Latest from Craig Whitlock
Lawmakers from both parties praise The Post’s exposé, The Afghanistan Papers.
  • Jan 15, 2020
The Post has selected — and annotated — 25 interviews that are essential reading and put key revelations from The Afghanistan Papers into stark relief.
  • Dec 13, 2019
Washington Post reporters will be taking your questions on how the investigation came together.
  • Dec 12, 2019
Victory on the battlefield came swiftly. Coping with the aftermath took longer than most expected.
  • Dec 9, 2019
U.S. efforts to eradicate opium production in Afghanistan have been mostly futile, confidential documents show.
  • Dec 9, 2019
Bush and Obama followed polar-opposite strategies to win the war in Afghanistan. Documents show why both were destined to fail.
  • Dec 9, 2019
For nearly two decades of war in Afghanistan, U.S. leaders have sounded a constant refrain: We are making progress. They were not, documents show, and they knew it.
  • Dec 9, 2019
Bush and Obama followed polar-opposite strategies to win the war in Afghanistan. Documents show why both were destined to fail.
  • Dec 9, 2019
Key insiders speak candidly about nearly two decades of U.S. failures — and the government’s lack of candor with the American people
  • Dec 9, 2019
Key figures in the Afghanistan war said Washington tolerated graft by unsavory warlords, drug traffickers and contractors because they were seen as U.S. allies.
  • Dec 9, 2019
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